How to start collecting Asian art – Heiner Wemhöner’s tips


Art Radar spoke to longtime German collector Heiner Wemhöner to find out how he got started buying contemporary Asian art, and to hear his tips for would-be collectors and dealers.

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Abulnasser Gharem’s “Al Sahwa” in Dubai – in pictures


Ayyam Gallery hosts Abdulnasser Gharem’s first solo show “Al Shawa”, which explores symbols, images and events in the recent history of the Islamic world.

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6 artists contemplate freedom in “Waiting for the Wind” – in pictures


An exhibition in Kolkata, India, delves into issues of militarisation, violence, captivity and freedom through the work of six artists.

“Waiting for the Wind”, at Kolkata’s Experimenter gallery from 7 March to 26 April 2014, features Indian, Egyptian, Bangladeshi and Lebanese artists whose videos, installations and images explore issues of militarisation, violence, captivity and freedom.

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7 influential women artists from Asia-Pacific


Art Radar pays tribute to 7 women artists that have made an impact on the global art stage on the occasion of the recent International Women’s Day, which takes place annually on 8 March to celebrate women’s economic, political, and social achievements.

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Disrupted Choreographies from Vietnam – in pictures


Eight Vietnamese artists explore alternative views of colonisation and alter assumptions of history in Museum of Contemporary Art Nîmes’ recently launched “Residual: Disrupted Choreographies”.

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New art from China: Outside the Lines in New York – in pictures


RH Contemporary Art gallery in New York shows new and never-before-seen works by 12 Chinese artists in ‘Outside the Lines: New Art from China’.

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